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NEW YORK (AP) — The use of a genealogy website to track down a suspected California serial killer illustrates both the extraordinary power of DNA-sharing services and the broad privacy concerns that surround the fast-growing commercial market for genetic analysis. TV commercials...
NEW YORK (AP) — The use of a genealogy website to track down a suspected California serial killer illustrates both the extraordinary power of DNA-sharing services and the broad privacy concerns that surround the fast-growing commercial market for genetic analysis. TV commercials...
RENO, Nev. (AP) — U.S. land managers are proposing offering $1,000 to anyone willing to adopt wild horses gathered from public lands to alleviate a backlog of mustangs in government corals and shrink what they say are badly overpopulated herds across the West. Overwhelmed by...
NEW YORK (AP) — A notorious Philadelphia mob boss pleaded guilty to an illegal betting charge on Friday before taking the occasion to make a bold prediction about his home town team's chances in the NBA playoffs. Joseph "Skinny Joey" Merlino, whose lawyer has called him a...
Saido Muhina Khamis thought she would be in the United States by now, starting a new life with her mother. Instead, the Somali woman is still in the Kakuma Refugee Camp in a remote part of Kenya, sharing a small, mud-brick home with her husband, their two small children and...
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The police chief of one of Salt Lake City's largest suburbs was fired because female employees accused him of giving them lingering hugs that included pressing against their chests and inappropriate touching, according to a report that provides new details...
MILWAUKEE (AP) — A medical helicopter crashed in wooded, rough terrain in northern Wisconsin, killing all three people on board, authorities said Friday. Search and rescue crews found the wreckage of the Ascension Health Spirit helicopter early Friday near the small town of...
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — It is difficult to overstate the pride, admiration and sense of ownership many black Americans felt watching Bill Cosby at the height of his career in the 1980s and '90s. As Dr. Cliff Huxtable, Cosby starred in a top-rated network sitcom about a loving,...
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — A New York judge has ordered a new parole hearing for a former Weather Underground radical who drove a getaway car in a bungled 1981 Brinks heist that left three people dead. State Supreme Court Justice John Kelley ruled Thursday that the state parole board...